[mythtv-users] Question about mythrename.pl

Raymond Wagner raymond at wagnerrp.com
Sat Feb 20 17:15:40 UTC 2010

On 2/20/2010 12:12, Harry Devine wrote:
> I just ran mythrename.pl to get the human-readable names to show up.  
> They are now @ /storage/recordings/show_names by default on my system, 
> linked back to the proper Myth filenames.  If I delete a show after I 
> watch it, will the symlink get deleted as well, or will I have to 
> manually go in and remove them?  Not a big deal if I do, just 
> wondering what to expect.

The symlink will cease to function, and often programs will not even 
list them as existing.  The dead symlink will be removed upon the next 
run of mythrename.pl.

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